Recorded LIVE @ Groovebox Studios in Detroit, MI in one take.
released 16 February 2012
LIVE! @ GBS Detroit
Sand & Seed
A Spot For My Sister
An Empty Cup
Songs I Used To Sing
Spoons & Knives (Bonus Track)
Bright Lights & Amplifiers (Bonus Track)
All music and lyrics written and performed by John Bee
John Bee ~ vocals/guitar
THANKS God, friends & family, Mom and Dad, Cheryl Mapes, Matt Tunney, Garret Shetler, Aaron DeVries, Drew Conner, Aaron McCall, Joe Matteson, and you.
SPECIAL THANKS Aaron Schroeder, Alex Seder, Glenn Weigold, Megan O'Brien, Elizabeth Rapp, Steve Ayre, Graham, Amanda Kelly, Scott Szczepanik, Josh Colyer, Mike Cruz, Erin McConnell, Thomas Estes, Kayla, Brian Zielinski, Kevin Klein, Jesse McDonald, LaFaveArt, Ryan Gould, Mark Stewart, Jacob Julian, Angela, Tessa, Justin Cheuvront, James, Aaron Winchester, Chance Monnette, Matt Dancza, Jason Dark, cousin Dave, Nicole Nagy, Jeff Haenke, Brooke Maylee, Brian Lechel, Angella Szynkowski, Krystle Lilliestierna, Michael White, Brittny Flues, Rachael Palmer, Molly Trahan, Hannah Hartwell, Shawn Neal, and Jeff "Fuzzy" Wenzel. This recording wouldn't be possible without these people.
SUPPORT Giant Robot Productions, Skye Photography & Design, Joe Photography, Omni Guitar Works, PupFresh, Under The Gun Review, AbsolutePunk, Alternative Press, Vince Dynamic, Squid The Whale, The Company We Keep, Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers, Mike Mains & The Branches, Wolves & Machines, sosaveme, The Early Morning, Jacob's Ladder, Sent By Ravens, Shapes & Colors, Fusion Shows, GBS Detroit, WQAC Alma, WDBM East Lansing, AM 1610 Hamtramck,
This is for Michael.
Copyright 2012. American Opera. All right reserved.
Unauthorized reproduction is a violation of applicable laws, but please share this with your friends.
Recorded at Groovebox Studios in Detroit, MI
Engineered, mixed, and mastered by Jeff "Fuzzy" Wenzel and Mike Hostettler
Video production by Shawn Neal and Doug Akers
Additional production by Brandon Cooskey